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Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Groote Eylandt (GTE)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Groote Eylandt (Rockhampton Airport – Groote Eylandt Airport) is 1122 miles / 1806 kilometers / 975 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Groote Eylandt (GTE) is 1854 miles / 2983 kilometers and travel time by car is about 53 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rockhampton to Groote Eylandt.

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Groote Eylandt Airport (GTE).

How far is Groote Eylandt from Rockhampton?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rockhampton and Groote Eylandt. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1122.327 miles
  • 1806.210 kilometers
  • 975.275 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1122.934 miles
  • 1807.188 kilometers
  • 975.803 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Rockhampton Airport
City: Rockhampton
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ROK
ICAO Code: YBRK
Coordinates: 23°22′54″S, 150°28′30″E

B Groote Eylandt Airport
City: Groote Eylandt
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: GTE
ICAO Code: YGTE
Coordinates: 13°58′30″S, 136°27′36″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rockhampton and Groote Eylandt is 30 minutes. Groote Eylandt is 30 minutes behind Rockhampton.

Time Difference

Rockhampton

 AEST

Groote Eylandt

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Groote Eylandt (GTE).

Distance:
1122
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1122

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